BOTTING, John 'Jack' Edward – (35-year employee of Union Carbide, 2 year Regiment of Hastings) –
Entered into rest peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at the age of 90.
Jack was the beloved husband of the late Ruth (née Sales), and the cherished brother of the late Marguerite Gamble and the late Dorothy Thomas. Dear brother-in-law of Marg Williams of Toronto.
Jack will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.
RAVISS, Theresa Marie (nee Roche) - Entered into rest at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, November 26, 2016. Marie, in her 73rd year.
The beloved wife of the late Joseph Traviss (2010).
Much loved mother of Christine (Allan) Zomer, Kim (Jake) Redmond, Paul (Jennifer) Traviss, Jason (Shannon) Traviss and Bernie (Giannice Lund) Traviss.
Treasured grandmother of Greg, Baylee, Loren, Courtney, Emma, Allison, Sammi, McKenna, Madison, Ryan, Joey, Jesse, Lucas and Sarah.
Loving sister of Eileen Rutherford, Helen Gonneau, Michael Roche and predeceased by her sister Marguerite Roche and by her brother David Roche.
WILSON, Nancy Fransiina - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 26, 2016 in Lindsay. Nancy, at the age of 80.
The beloved wife of the late Eugene Wilson (2009).
Loving mother of the late David (survived by Marilyn), Glen, Wendy Koning (the late Fred), Steven (Judy), Jim (Lenore) and Lisa. Cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
ROBB, Susan Linda (nee Baker) - (July 25, 1944 - November 26, 2016) -
Beloved wife of Barry Howard Robb for 50 years, passed away quietly at home in Algonquin Highlands in her 72nd year, surrounded by her loving family, her husband, her daughter Sherry Ware and her son Gregory Robb.
She will be sorely missed by her sisters Sharon Drebnicki and Judy Bruder as well as her brother Garry Baker. She was a wonderful mother-in-law to Michael Ware and Sabrina Singh.
McKAY, William “Bill” Wesley - Passed away suddenly at home in Carnarvon on Friday, November 25, 2016, at the age of 83.
Beloved husband of the late Jeanette “Jan”.
Dear father of Greg and his wife Michele, Dave and his wife Donna. Loving grandfather of Logan (Meizahn) and Jaime. Dear brother of Grace, Janet and predeceased by Max, Helen and Jim.
Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, family and friends.
PADDLEY, Eileen Joyce - Entered peacefully into rest surrounded by her children at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Tuesday, November 22, 2016.
Eileen (nee Kennedy) in her 84th year, was the beloved wife of Gordon Paddley.
Loving mother of Gayle (Earl) Aman, David (Donna Crowe), Joanne (Bill) Davies, Kevin (Barbara), Sharon (Randy) Schell, Tracey (Tom) Murphy and Julie-Anne (Dean) Curtis.
Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and by her great grandchildren and predeceased by her one granddaughter Catrina Davies.
Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.
McCULLUM, Eunice Orlee - Passed away peacefully with family by her side on November 24, 2016, at the age of 74.
Adored wife of Don. Loving mother of the Michelle McCullum (Mike Reesor), and Stephanie (Jason) Vaughan. Cherished grandmother of Lauren, and Randy Watson.
Caring sister to Ella (the Late George) Waters, Iris Moore (Lee Webster), Don Fountain (Christine Churchill), Dixie (Frank Zulauf) Fountain, Glenna (Bill) Sequin. Predeceased by her parents Everett, and Leona.
LLOYD, Donald - Peacefully with his family by his side at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, November 24, 2016 in his 82nd year.
Beloved husband and best friend of Donna Lloyd (nee Scott) for over 61 years. Loving father of Stephen (Ina) of Burlington, Terry (Cathy) of Haliburton, Sharon (George Carleton) of Etobicoke and Brian (Val) of Burlington.
Fondly remembered by his grandchildren by Jarod, Ashlee, Kelsee, Heather, Lauren, Christine, Geoffrey, Jake, Taylor, Christopher and Valerie and by his great grandchildren Jahyden, Madden, Ben and Wes. Dear brother Darryl "Buster."
Predeceased by his grandson MacKenzie and sisters Dorothy, Joyce and brother Cecil "Ab." Also lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and his many friends.
Don was an OPP Officer in Peterborough for seven years and then in Haliburton for seven years. He sold Real Estate in Haliburton County and drove a school bus for Ab Larue.
HENDERSON, Leonard Gordon - Peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Thursday November 24, 2016 in his 85th year.
Len was the beloved husband of Dorothy Henderson of Fenelon Falls. Loving father of Sherry Henderson, Donna Mikola, Gloria and Kishore Gobin, Linda and Brian Holmes, Douglas and Sarah Home, Kathy and Jeff Matsuo, Pam and Mark Inglis.
Grandfather of Jeremy, Natasha, Alexis, Eric, Elizabeth, Christine, Laura, Nicole, Christopher. Great Grandfather of Kayla, Ewan, Logan. Uncle of Scott MacCannell.
RICKS, Michael 'Mike' - Mike Ricks of Bobcaygeon passed away at Fenelon Court Long Term Care Home on November 24, 2016 in his 91st year.
Fondly remembered by his wife Ellen. Loved by his children Claude (Jane) Ricks, Linda Ricks, Sheri (Johnni) Arandas, and Sandi Reid.
Grandpa will be missed by his grandchildren Jennifer, Jamie, Jad, Jade, Ashley, and Ethan.
WILSON, Donald Richard - Entered into rest peacefully, with family by his side, at William Place in Lindsay on Tuesday, November 22, 2016. Don, in his 92nd year,.
The beloved husband of the late Eunice Louise Longueville (nee Snow 2004).
Much loved father of Ann Richter and her husband Kevin and Scott Wilson. Cherished grandfather of Lindsay, Justin, Abigail and her husband Andrew Woodward and Emma.
Predeceased by his sister Evelyn Harrington.
Fondly remembered by Vera Wood.
FARQUHARSON, Emma Elizabeth - Entered into rest at Caressant Care Nursing Home, McLaughlin Road, Lindsay on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 in her 90th year.
Emma was the beloved wife of the late Alexander.
Predeceased by brothers and sisters of Alexander, Beatrice Gadke, Cyrus, Donald, sisters in law Iona, Frances and Violet Farquharson and brother in law Walter Gadke.
SWITZER, Carol Anne - Suddenly on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre. Carol Switzer in her 74th year.
The beloved wife of the late James Switzer (2007).
Dear mother of John Switzer, Mike Switzer and his wife Jennifer and Brian Switzer. Loving grandmother of Justin and his wife Jamie, Ashley and her fiancé Pat Lynch, Michael and his girlfriend Kelsey Oxley, Sara, Dawn, Joseph and Maria. Beloved great grandmother of Alexandria, Zachary, Lucus, Quintin, Rhett, Emmett and Thane.
Carol will be remembered by her brother Syd Hopkins and his wife Rita and sister Joyce Townes.
ALLAN, Douglas Gordon - (Born in Montreal, QC moved to Lindsay 8 ½ years ago) -
Entered into rest peacefully surrounded by his family, at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Monday November 21, 2016 at the age of 84.
Beloved husband for 21 years of Judy LeFeuvre. Loving father of Patricia Clark (Craig), David Allan (Susan), Robert Allan (Nathalie Boivin). Cherished grandpa to Emily and Charlotte Allan.
Dear brother of Ron (Kath), brother in law to Marnie Nelles. Favourite uncle to numerous nieces, nephews, also fondly remembered by his many friends.
FROST, Joanne Sylvia (nee McDermid) - Entered into rest peacefully at her home in Lindsay on Monday, November 21, 2016. Joanne, in her 73rd year.
The beloved mother of Perry and Lisa (Fallis). Loving grandmother of Chris Causton and predeceased by her granddaughter Michelle Jessie Lyn (1995).
Predeceased by her parents Ivan Wallace McDermid (1996) and Agnes Jessie McDermid (nee Tutty 2007). Beloved sister of Downie Schaefer (Dieter).
CUSSANS, Roy - Passed away suddenly on November 20, 2016, at the age of 87.
Adored husband of Joan. Loving father of the late Bruce, Debbie (Kevin), and Karen (Kevin). Cherished step-father of Cathryn (Tony), Charlotte (John), Janice, and Robert.
Caring Grandfather to Daniel, Cameron; Step-Grandfather to Jennifer (J.P.); Darryl, Nicholas, Sabrina, and Naomi. Predeceased by his parents Alvin and May.
BERRIDGE, Kenneth Arthur - (June 8, 1932 - November 18, 2016) -
Passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, Ontario, in his 84th year.
Ken went to be with Jesus and his wife Margaret who was there waiting for him. Son of Harry and Peal, Dear brother to Hilliard and Marg and the late George, Rita, Vera and Ivan. Loving father to Robert, Ted, Shirley, Alan, Marilyn and Jerry.
Adoring grandfather to Matthew, Alex, Jeffery, Amy, Ryan, Eddy, Nathan, Zachary, Marilyn and Candice. Great Grandfather to Wyatt.
LITTLETON, Betty Lou - On Thursday, November 17, 2016 suddenly, but peacefully while her family was by her side. Ironically, on the same day as her father’s birthday.
Betty Lou, beloved wife of Bob. Loving mother of Scott (Cheryl) and Kelly (John Davies). Gramma will be missed by Vera and Evelyn. Betty Lou is survived by brothers Doug and Allen Worsley and their families.
She will be remembered by many friends at Queen Street United Church, Olivers Nest Golf and Country Club, Lindsay Curling Club and her work family at Gemmill, Farn & Reynolds.
IRISH, Gerald Edward - Passed away suddenly at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, November 17, 2016 in his 82nd year.
Dearly beloved husband to Joan (nee Burk). Beloved stepfather of Judi (Allen) Faul, David (Aki) Harrison and their children and grandchildren. Predeceased by Wendy and Gene.
Gerald will be missed by sister Joyce Blanchard, (Al Blanchard predeceased), nephew Larry Blanchard, nieces Laurie Burk, Debbie Lambe and their children and grandchildren.
FORTAIS, Steve - (June 13, 1933 - November 16, 2016) - After a very short illness and a full and rich life, our dad, in his 84th year, died at the place he loved the most, his home in Haliburton.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Germaine (nee Tellier), and will be greatly missed by his two children, Penny and Jeffrey (Nancy). He was so very proud of his grandchildren Sarah and Anna, Zachary and Tyler and his sisters, Margaret and Virginia, sisters-in-law Margaret and Juliet and several nieces and nephews in Windsor, Ontario.
Steve was born in Windsor and married Germaine on his 20th birthday, June 13th. They lived in Windsor until 1959 when they made their move to Oakville and subsequently to Mississauga where they raised their two children.
Steve retired from Chrysler Canada and made the retirement move to Haliburton in 1995
LEE, Eileen Olive - Entered into rest peacefully on November 16, 2016 in her 95th year.
Eileen was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Eva Lee, her sister, Geraldine Smith, brother-in-law A.C. Smith, and nephew, Lee Smith. Eileen will be missed by her great nephew Donald Smith (Gemma), her great niece Stacie (Greg) O’Neill and great-great nephew, Jack.
A native of Lindsay, Eileen spent her childhood helping her parents with their dairy business, C.H. Lee Dairy, and then attended teacher’s college. Eileen began her career in a one-room school house, went on to Alexandra Public School and finished her career in 1979 at Parkview Public School where she was Vice-Principal.
FERGUSON, Margaret Sophia (née Watson) – Born and raised on a farm near Washago, Ontario, Entered into rest peacefully on November 16, 2016 at the age of 87.
Margaret was the beloved wife of the late Grant Ferguson and was the cherished daughter of William and Doris Watson.
Margaret was a dedicated teacher in Victoria Country and a long-time member of Cambridge Street United Church. She enjoyed music, gardening, camping and her family. Margaret was the loving mother of Bonnie Ferguson (Bruce Robb), Brenda (Clive) Walton, (the late Pat McGowan), Bill (Laurie) and Brian (Cheryl Brost).
NEUBERT, Georg - It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Georg Neubert. He left us peacefully surrounded by family at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday November 15th, 2016 in his 80th year.
Beloved father of Karl Neubert (Faye Gravelle), Susanne Neubert (David Chan) and Johanna Neubert (Pierre Poitras).
Proud Opa of Stefan, Ingrid, Oliver, Alexandra and Erika. He will also be lovingly remembered by Felizitas "Liz" Robart, a cherished friend.
He is predeceased by his beautiful and compassionate wife Christa (nee Bartels).
OTTONEN, Maija 'Annikki' - Peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home, McLaughlin Road, Lindsay on Tuesday November 15th, 2016 in her 96th year.
Dearly Beloved wife of the late Veijo Ottonen, (1992) and Olavi Kola (1981). Step mother of Irmeli Smith, Lauri Kola, Vaino Kola, Ilkka Kola, Peter Kola, Irene Turkka, Leila Forss, Sirkka Krugel and Pentti Ottonen.
Dear Friends Verna Curtin and Gisela Wippler.